229th Iron Guards (Clan Stone Lion)

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229th Iron Guards
Unit Profile (as of 3088)
Nickname
Parent Formation Zeta Galaxy
Formed

History[edit]

Clan Hell's Horses[edit]

The unit was originally the 229th Mechanized Strike Cluster of Clan Hell's Horses known as the Artemis Cluster. It was stationed on Niles in 3059 [1] and on Tiber in 3067.[2]

Clan Stone Lion[edit]

After the creation of Clan Stone Lion in 3075 during the Wars of Reaving, the Cluster was renamed the 229th Iron Guards and became part of that Clan's Touman.[3]

Officers[edit]

Clan Hell's Horses[edit]

In 3059 the commanding officer was Star Colonel Quinna, [4] by 3067 the commanding officer was Star Colonel Trent Dudzinsky.[2]

Clan Stone Lion[edit]

In 3085 the Guards were commanded by Star Colonel Stone Moreau.[5]

Tactics[edit]

The Cluster makes extensive use of aerospace fighters to harass its opponents.

Composition History[edit]

3059-3075[edit]

3075-3088[edit]

  • 229th Iron Guards - Veteran 100% Strength. [5]

Rules[edit]

When rolling random Mech assignment - re-roll any design that does not feature at least one SRM or LRM launcher. If the second Mech is also missile free the player may chose either design. [6]

Notes[edit]

  • The Cluster favours missile equipped units.

References[edit]

  1. Field Manual Crusader Clans, p. 151
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Field Manual: Update, p. 71, "Crusader Clans Deployment Table"
  3. The Wars of Reaving, p. 146-149
  4. 4.0 4.1 Field Manual Crusader Clans, p. 70, "229th Mechanized Cavalry"
  5. 5.0 5.1 The Wars of Reaving, p.171
  6. Field Manual Crusader Clans, p. 176

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